allie Krawcheck’s professional mission is to get more money into the hands of women. She is the CEO and co-founder of Ellevest, a financial company designed to get more money in the hands of women. Ellevest was named on CNBC’s top 50 “Disruptor” list in 2019, on LinkedIn’s 50 “Most Sought-After Startups” list two years in a row, and as one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 100 Brilliant Ideas. Krawcheck is also the best-selling author of “Own It: The Power of Women at Work.” Before launching Ellevest, Krawcheck was the CEO of Merrill Lynch, Smith Barney, US Trust, the Citi Private Bank, and Sanford C. Bernstein. She was also Chief Financial Officer for Citigroup. She has two children and two cats.